Internships

Pawsible’s Internship Program invites students and young professionals to explore their interest in working for a growing nonprofit. Pawsible internships offer hands-on learning opportunities in a flexible and virtual professional environment. Our internship program hosts interns from a variety of backgrounds, not just puppy raisers. Like all other positions within Pawsible, internships are unpaid and part-time.

Available Positions

If you are interested in an internship, but don’t see anything that resembles your interests or needs, please email internship@pawsibleinc.org

Community Intern

The Community Intern will be focused on creating and expanding upon the Pawsible Community. They will work closely with the Director of Community. The Community Intern is expected to act in an empathetic manner to the needs of others while also protecting and expanding Pawsible's resources so our organization is able to grow over time.

Social Media Intern

The Social Media Intern will be a member of the Marketing and Communications Communications Team. They will work closely with the Social Media Manager to help spread Pawsible’s mission. The Social Media Intern will aid in all of Pawsible’s social media and be responsible for frequent interaction with others through it. They are expected to act in an empathetic manner to the needs of others.

Design Intern

The Design Intern will be a member of the Branding & Digital Design Team. They will work closely with the Director of Branding & Digital Design to further the design goals and principles that will aid in spreading Pawsible’s mission. The Design Intern will assist with developing Pawsible’s brand and create designs for Pawsible’s use.

Volunteer Engagement Intern

The Volunteer Engagement Intern will be focused on communicating with Chapter Representatives and increasing engagement within the Pawsible Team. They will work closely with the Director of Chapters & Chapter Representatives. The Volunteer Engagement Intern is expected to act in an empathetic manner to the needs of others while also protecting and expanding Pawsible's resources so our organization is able to grow over time.

Human Resources Intern

The Human Resources Intern will be focused organizing resources and management structures within the Pawsible Team. They will work closely with the Chief Executive Officer and Human Resources Coordinator. The Human Resources Intern is expected to act in an empathetic manner to the needs of others while also protecting and expanding Pawsible's resources so our organization is able to grow over time.

2021 Tentative Internship Program Dates
Summer

Jun 1st - Aug 13th

Accepting Applications 

April 1 - April 29

Fall

Aug 30th - Dec 10th

Accepting Applications 

Early June - Mid July

Spring

Feb 1st - May 14th

Accepting Applications 

Closed

About Internships with Pawsible

Qualifications


A candidate for a Pawsible internship...

  1. Is at least 18 years old
  2. Can work remotely for at least 5 - 10 hours a week (hours are flexible) and video conference for regular meetings
  3. Takes initiative, is hardworking, creative, resilient, and works well in groups
  4. Is willing to learn on the fly, values adaptability and innovation
  5. Is excited to work in the nonprofit industry.
  6. Has an appreciation for assistance dogs and volunteerism.
  7. Is willing to volunteer their time and effort to this position. Pawsible is a young startup and unable to pay any of its team members.
  8. A love for dogs is always a plus!




Features


  1. Startup experience in a growing national 501(c)(3) Nonprofit
  2. An intern cohort of like-minded individuals
  3. A mentor in your professional area of interest
  4. Monthly check-ins with the Internship Program Manager
  5. A chance to work side by side with current Pawsible Team Members
  6. Networking
  7. Informative Presentations on every Pawsible Team
  8. Executive-Level Professional Development & Workshops
  9. An Intern Cohort Project
  10. Leadership opportunities
  11. Potentially, an invitation to a more permanent role in Pawsible at the completion of your internship





Please Note: Pawsible Inc. does not work directly with dogs, training assistance dogs, or any animals.

All internship opportunities are administrative in nature.

info@pawsibleinc.org

(301) 458-0012‬ 

College Park, MD

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